Monthly Archives: April 2014

Dandelion Olympics

Since we switched to organic lawn products the war on weeds has taken on new meaning.  Part of the problem is that the organic products we’ve used have to be put down before the weeds emerge.  Isn’t that like fixing a leaky faucet before it starts leaking, planning dinner before you are hungry, saving money… Read More »

This is My Rock Pile

This is my rock pile.  Visitors to my back yard frequently ask, “Where did you get all those rocks?”  From my yard, of course, do you want some?  I’ve heard it said that when builders develop a neighborhood, they remove and sell the valuable top soil, then build the homes and slap some sod over… Read More »